Shuttle XH81 Core i7 Haswell Mini PCs Unveiled (video)

Shuttle XH81

If you are in the market for a new mini PC you might be interested to learn that Shuttle has this week unveiled new additions to its range in the form of the Shuttle XH81 and XH81V digital media player systems that are equipped with Intel Core i7 Haswell and measure just 24 x 20 x 7.2 cm

Shuttle has designed the new Shuttle XH81 mini PCs to be used in kiosks, vending machines or for signage applications, but are powerful enough to be used as fully fledged desktop mini PCs.

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MSi GS30 Shadow Gaming Laptop With GamingDock For Extra Power

MSi GS30 Shadow

MSi has this week added a new addition to their range of gaming notebooks, in the form of the newly launched MSi GS30 Shadow system. That MSi has designed to provide the power of a desktop but the portability of a laptop when required.

The new MSi GS30 Shadow is powered by a choice of Intel 4th Gen Core i7 processor that can be supported by up to 16GB of DDR3L 1600MHz graphics with Intel Iris Pro graphics.

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ArduIMU V4 Arduino Based Integrated Measurement Sensor Unit (video)

Arduino ArduIMU V4

Makers and developers that have already used the original ArduIMU or who are looking for a fully capable Arduino based wireless Integrated Measurement Unit (IMU) packed full of useful sensors.

Are sure to be interested in a new Kickstarter campaign that has launched this week in the form of the ArduIMU V4 Arduino based sensor module offering wireless connectivity, 9 axis motion tracking sensor, environmental sensor, visible light and infrared sensor, humidity and temperature sensor and can be powered by a lithium battery.

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Intel Edison PC Dual Core Module Starts Shipping for $50 (video)

Intel Edison

Makers and developers patiently waiting for the arrival of the new Intel Edison PC will be pleased to learn that Intel has now started shipping their new mini PC module.

The tiny Intel Edison PC module is powered by a 500 MHz Intel Atom Silvermont dual-core processor which is supported by 1GB of RAM and includes 4GB of eMMC flash storage, together with a 100 MHz Quark micro-controller.

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Raspberry Pi Model B+ Dual Display VGA Adapter (video)

Raspberry Pi

Raspberry Pi Model B+ owners that would like to expand the amount of desktop space available from the single board mini PC, might be interested to know that a new dual monitor VGA adapter has now been created for the Raspberry Pi PC that enables you to use to monitors.

The new dual monitor VGA adapter for the Raspberry Pi Model B+ has been created by Gert van Loo, check out the video after the jump to the learn about this useful adapter.

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SmartiPi Raspberry Pi B+ Lego And GoPro Mount Compatible Camera Case (video)

Raspberry Pi

Hobbyists, makers and developers that enjoy building projects using the awesome Raspberry Pi single board mini PC are sure to enjoy this new computer and Pi camera case which has been designed by industrial designer Tom Murray based in Philadelphia.

Called the SmartiPi this latest Raspberry Pi case provides plenty of protection for the Raspberry Pi B+ and camera and allows you to mount your mini computer pretty much anywhere you need it. Check out the video after the jump to learn more about the features of this unique Raspberry Pi case that is compatible with Lego and GoPro mounts.

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ProtoPalette For Arduino Helps You Prototype Your Projects With Ease (video)


Some of our readers might remember the ProtoPalette which we featured back in July of this year. Which has been specifically designed to enable developers and hobbyists that enjoy creating projects using the Arduino platform to prototype their projects with ease and much quicker.

The ProtoPalette is a portable, fully customisable platform lets you construct projects using the Arduino platform and keeps your projects components easily accessible. Watch the video after the jump to learn more about the ProtoPalette project and see it in action.

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Dell Cast Android TV Stick Launches For $80

Dell Cast

Dell has this week launched its new Android TV stick in the form of the Dell Cast which was recently spotted making its way through the FCC website.

The new Dell Cast is now available to purchase for $80 and has been specifically designed to provide users with the ability to turn any screen into your desktop by simply plugging the Dell Cast into an available HDMI port.

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CANBus Triple Car Hacking Platform Unveiled (video)

Car Hacking

Anyone that enjoys tinkering with their vehicle might be interested in a new car hacking platform called the CANBus Triple which has been developed by Derek Kuschel.

The CANBus Triple has been designed to provide an Arduino style device for your car that can be used to record, measure data and add awesome functionality to your vehicle. Watch the video after the jump to learn more about the CANBus Triple project and see it in action.

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Raspberry Pi PiTFT 480×320 3.5 inch TFT+Touchscreen Unveiled

Raspberry Pi

Adafruit has this week unveil a new Raspberry Pi PiTFT 480×320 3.5 inch TFT display and touchscreen they have created that will soon be available to purchase via their online store and other retailers.

The new Raspberry Pi PiTFT is equipped with a 3.5″ display offering a resolution of 480×320 16-bit colour pixels and comes with a resistive touch overlay so is slightly larger than the popular and original PiTFT.

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Arduino Powered Laser Tripwire Grid Launches On Kickstarter (video)

Laser Tripwire

If you have ever wanted to create your very own laser tripwire grid like in the movies to protect your valuables possessions, buildings or outhouses. You might be interested in a new Arduino compatible multi-programme laser trip wire system that has been created by Patrick Thomas Mitchell based in Ottawa Canada.

Patrick is a serial Kickstarter entrepreneur and this will be the sixth electronics program he has launched via the crowd funding website. Watch the video after the jump to learn more about his unique laser tripwire system which you can build yourself or have ready assembled for you by Patrick.

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